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This week HCTV has three special episodes that explores what it means to have an energy efficient home.
SVTAGS: Green Buildings
Tuesday @ 11:30 AM and Friday @ 1:00 PM
This episode of Silicon Valley Technology, Art, Green & Sustainability talk show is about green building and what it means to be LEED certified. Host, Heather Durham, interviews guest, Barry Giles, Founder of BuildingWise, LLC and LEED Faculty for the U.S. Green Building Council.
Green By Design: Home Efficiency and Green Cleaning
Tuesday @ 9:00 PM and Wednesday @ 9:30 AM
Connie and Greg go through their home and provide tips on how to save energy in your home. They also take a tour of the BASF Near Zero Energy Home with Jack Armstrong, director of building and construction.
Future Talk: Liveable Sustainable Architecture
Wednesday @ 2:30 PM, Thursday @ 12:30 PM, and Saturday @ 5:00 PM
Architects are increasingly using modern technology to design home and office space that’s more functional, versatile, ecologically sound and aesthetically pleasing than before. In this episode, architect Terry Beaubois, who has spent many years developing new architectural models, discusses the ecoSMART house project in Bozeman, Montana, which he directed, and which received the “House of the Year” Award from the U.S. Green Building Council. Martin Wasserman hosts this episode that focuses on the likely future of architecture and ways to make buildings do more for the residents while costing less in energy.